2018 Timetable (contact sessions) for master's and doctoral students

These contact sessions are COMPULSORY for all new and existing master's and doctoral students, while monthly contact should be maintained between the supervisor and the candidate throughout the research period. Please take note that if you already attended the workshop on MSWord previously, you don't have to attend the workshop again, but the contact session and progress presentations are compulsory. It is the responsibility of the student to contact his/her supervisor for an appointment regarding the progress presentations.

First contact session for: MSc (Module Code: GEHR8900);  and PhD (Module Code: GEHR9100 / GEHI9100) Students
Thursday
1 February 2018
 You are welcome to come and finalise your registration
Friday
2 February 2018
08:30-08:45 Orientation for all new and existing master's and doctoral students:
Ms A Allwright
09:00-12:45 Research methodology:
Dr M Gomo
13:15-14:30 Discussion of proposal and assigning of supervisors
Existing students must present progress reports: Contact your supervisor for an appointment

14:45-15:30 Guidelines on using MSWord styles; page numbering; table of contents; cross-referencing, etc. Guidelines for technical layout of dissertations/theses, referencing methods, list of sources, etc.
Dr F Fourie
3-4 May 2018: Progress and Presentation Contact Session                       
*Newly registered 2018 MSc and PhD students must present their proposals and progress.
*MSc and PhD students planning to submit on the 29th of June 2018 (for the December 2018 graduation)must take note that this contact session is very important and that you must present your theses/dissertation to the academic panel otherwise your supervisor will not sign of the letter in order for you to submit.
*Other MSc and PhD students must also present their progress to the academic panel.
Thursday
3 May 2018
PhD students Presentation to academic panel: 15 minutes
Discussion: 30 minutes
Friday
4 May 2018
MSc students     Presentation to academic panel: 15 minutes
Discussion: 15 minutes
2-3 August 2018: Progress and Presentation Contact Session
*Newly registered and other MSc and PhD students must present their progress.
*MSc and PhD students planning to submit December 2018 / January 2019 (for the June 2019 graduation) must take note that this contact session is very important and that you must present your theses / dissertation to the academic panel otherwise your supervisor will not sign of the letter in order for you to submit.
Thursday
2 August 2018
PhD students Presentation to academic panel: 15 minutes
Discussion: 30 minutes
Friday
3 August 2018
MSc students Presentation to academic panel: 15 minutes
Discussion: 15 minutes

FACULTY CONTACT

Faculty Manager: Ms Lee-Ann Frazenburg
T: +27 51 401 3199
E: damonsle@ufs.ac.za

Marketing Manager: Mrs Elfrieda Lötter
T: +27 51 401 2531
E: lottere@ufs.ac.za

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